Title of Collection
Scope and Content Note
This collection includes Patterson's correspondence, topical files, church materials (e.g., bulletins, directories, etc.), sermons, photographs, 35mm slides, and cassettes. Notably, the first box includes correspondence about Foy E. Wallace, Jr. following his death, and correspondence and photos concerning Patterson's edited work on Wallace: Foy E. Wallace, Jr.: Soldier of the Cross.
Noble Festus Paterson, Jr. was the editor of the Christian Journal. Terry J. Gardner and Patterson edited Foy E. Wallace, Jr.: Soldier of the Cross.
Rita Patterson Orbison
This collection has been arranged by series. Series I: Foy E. Wallace, Jr.; Series II: Correspondence; Series III: Planners; Series IV: Topical Files; Series V: Church Materials; Series VI: Photographs; Series VII: Cassettes, CDs, VHS tapes, 16mm Audio Reels; Series VIII: 35mm Slides; Series IV: Artifacts; Series X: Equipment. There are also several oversized items including a photograph and banner.
Series I: Foy E. Wallace, Jr.
Series II: Correspondence
Series III: Planners
Series IV: Topical Files
Series V: Church Materials
Series VI: Photographs
Series VII: Cassettes, CDs, VHS Tapes, 16mm Audio Reels
Series VIII: 35mm Slides
Series IX: Artifacts
Series X: Equipment
Photo of Joe Warlick and Ben Bogard (Located in Flat File C3)
Christian Journal banner (Located in Oversized Storage)
See finding aid for more details.
Churches of Christ--Texas
Extent of Collection
21 linear feet (21 boxes)
Center for Restoration Studies Manuscripts #465
Center for Restoration Studies
[identification of item], [file or folder name], Noble Festus Patterson, Jr. Papers, 1938-2013. Center for Restoration Studies MS #465. Abilene Christian University Special Collections and Archives, Brown Library. Abilene Christian University, Abilene, TX.
Open to researchers. Contact Abilene Christian University Special Collections and Archives to make an appointment.
Finding Aid created by
Wallace, Jr., Foy E.; Gardner, Terry J.